Sony Playstation VR vs. Avegant Glyph

Product Summary

Sony Playstation VR

Release date: Oct, 2016.

Introducing Sony’s answer to VR headsets: the Playstation VR. Designed to function with the playstation 4, this particular headgear provides multiplayer action even with just one headset! The PS VR incorporates the playstation move; controllers previously released for the console so for some players, learning ...Read more >

Avegant Glyph

Release date: Dec, 2015.

Having visioned VR in a completely different perspective, Avegant have created a unique, sleek headset moving away from the conventional head straps. Instead, it follows a dual function pair of headphones which work like a normal pair for audio but also have built in screens in the headband which easily fall over yo...Read more >

Compare Sony Playstation VR & Avegant Glyph Specs

General Specifications

Sony

Sony Playstation VR

Avegant

Avegant Glyph

Display Virtual Reality Specification Display
5.7in, OLED
Not Applicable
Resolution Virtual Reality Specification Resolution
1920x1080
1280x720
Refresh Rate Virtual Reality Specification Refresh Rate
120hz
60hz
Platform Virtual Reality Specification Platform
Playstation
Various (via HDMI)
Field of View Virtual Reality Specification Field of View
100°
40°
Lens Type Virtual Reality Specification Lens Type
None
Focal Length Virtual Reality Specification Focal Length
Not Applicable
Lens Diameter Virtual Reality Specification Lens Diameter
Not Applicable
Controller Virtual Reality Specification Controller
PlayStation
None
Sensors Virtual Reality Specification Sensors
Accelerometer, Gyroscope
9 Axis IMU (Motion Tracking)
Tracking Area Virtual Reality Specification Tracking Area
PlayStation Camera
TBA
Connections Virtual Reality Specification Connections
HDMI, USB
HDMI, USB
Built In Mic Virtual Reality Specification Built In Mic
Yes
None
Built In Audio Virtual Reality Specification Built In Audio
None
Yes
Glasses Compatible Virtual Reality Specification Glasses Compatible
Weight Virtual Reality Specification Weight
610g
434g
Material Virtual Reality Specification Material
Plastic, Fabric
Plastic, Foam
Colour Virtual Reality Specification Colour
Black/White
Grey

Minimum Requirements

 

 

Graphics Card Virtual Reality Specification Graphics Card
Not Applicable
To Be Announced
CPU Virtual Reality Specification CPU
Not Applicable
To Be Announced
Memory Virtual Reality Specification Memory
Not Applicable
To Be Announced
Video Output Virtual Reality Specification Video Output
Not Applicable
To Be Announced
Connections Virtual Reality Specification Connections
Not Applicable
To Be Announced
OS Virtual Reality Specification OS
Playstation 4
To Be Announced
Phone Compatibility Virtual Reality Specification Phone Compatibility
None
None
Min. Screen Size Virtual Reality Specification Min. Screen Size
Not Applicable
Not Applicable
Max. Screen Size Virtual Reality Specification Max. Screen Size
Not Applicable
Not Applicable

Where To Buy

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Sony Playstation VR
Avegant Glyph
Buy the Sony Playstation VR on Amazon
$366.31
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$498.99
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Buy the Sony Playstation VR on Best Buy
$399.99
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$499.99
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Buy the Sony Playstation VR on Newegg
$613.43
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$499.99
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Buy the Sony Playstation VR on Walmart
$436.40
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$499.99
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